The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 47 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.73% 4.35% 4.58%
As % of the Vendors category 8.60% 10.56% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 25
Average daily rate £200 £303 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.88% -19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £166 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £10.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
VMware
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
279 322 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 43.39% 41.18% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 174 166
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £167 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 4
Average hourly rate £18.25 £13.63 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.94% +21.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £21.00 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -10 21 £219 -19.35% 14
Mid Wales -2 1 £140 -30.00%
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 48 (69.57%) Windows
2 37 (53.62%) Windows Server
3 29 (42.03%) Citrix
4 28 (40.58%) Cisco
5 25 (36.23%) Active Directory
5 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
6 24 (34.78%) Linux
6 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (26.09%) HP
9 16 (23.19%) Firewall
10 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (21.74%) ITIL
11 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
12 11 (15.94%) SQL
12 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (15.94%) SAN
12 11 (15.94%) Red Hat
12 11 (15.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (14.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (14.49%) NetApp
13 10 (14.49%) CCNA
13 10 (14.49%) MS Office
13 10 (14.49%) Tivoli
13 10 (14.49%) Migration
14 9 (13.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (13.04%) Internet
14 9 (13.04%) AIX
14 9 (13.04%) DHCP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.59%) Apache
2 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.80%) IIS
4 4 (5.80%) JBoss
4 4 (5.80%) Jetty
4 4 (5.80%) nginx
4 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) FileNet
6 1 (1.45%) Moodle
6 1 (1.45%) Mule
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.49%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.90%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.45%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.80%) Google App Engine
2 4 (5.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.90%) Office 365
4 1 (1.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.19%) Firewall
2 11 (15.94%) SAN
3 9 (13.04%) DHCP
3 9 (13.04%) Internet
4 8 (11.59%) DNS
4 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.70%) LAN
5 6 (8.70%) WAN
6 5 (7.25%) HTTP
6 5 (7.25%) VPN
7 4 (5.80%) FTP
7 4 (5.80%) IPsec
7 4 (5.80%) SSL
8 3 (4.35%) HTTPS
8 3 (4.35%) SSH
8 3 (4.35%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.80%) Travis CI
3 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.35%) IntelliJ
3 3 (4.35%) JUnit
3 3 (4.35%) Maven
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 10 (14.49%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Network Support
4 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Technical Design Authority
5 5 (7.25%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (7.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.25%) Desktop Support
5 5 (7.25%) IT Support
5 5 (7.25%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.80%) Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (5.80%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Servlets
2 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) J2EE
2 3 (4.35%) Java EE
2 3 (4.35%) LAMP
2 3 (4.35%) SAML
2 3 (4.35%) Web Services
2 3 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.35%) Cryptography
2 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) LPAR
3 1 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (69.57%) Windows
2 37 (53.62%) Windows Server
3 24 (34.78%) Linux
4 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (15.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (13.04%) AIX
7 9 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.90%) Android
9 2 (2.90%) Unix
10 1 (1.45%) CentOS
10 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) ITIL
2 10 (14.49%) Migration
3 9 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 8 (11.59%) Logistics
5 6 (8.70%) DevOps
6 5 (7.25%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.80%) Open Source
7 4 (5.80%) Project Governance
8 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.35%) Information Security
8 3 (4.35%) ITSM
8 3 (4.35%) Project Management
8 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.35%) Service Management
9 2 (2.90%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.90%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (2.90%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 8 (11.59%) Java
3 5 (7.25%) Perl
4 3 (4.35%) PHP
4 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.35%) Python
4 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.49%) CCNA
2 10 (14.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.45%) CCNP
5 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (36.23%) Active Directory
2 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.25%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.25%) vSphere
4 4 (5.80%) Xen
5 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) Tivoli
2 9 (13.04%) HP Data Protector
2 9 (13.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (10.14%) SCCM
4 6 (8.70%) Puppet
5 4 (5.80%) SCOM
6 3 (4.35%) Ansible
6 3 (4.35%) yum
7 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.45%) nmon
8 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Citrix
2 28 (40.58%) Cisco
3 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
4 18 (26.09%) HP
5 11 (15.94%) Red Hat
6 10 (14.49%) NetApp
7 7 (10.14%) Veeam
8 6 (8.70%) Oracle
9 5 (7.25%) Google
9 5 (7.25%) SAP
10 3 (4.35%) Juniper
11 2 (2.90%) Adobe
11 2 (2.90%) Apple
11 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.90%) Sage
12 1 (1.45%) arcserve
12 1 (1.45%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.45%) Remedy
12 1 (1.45%) Sophos
12 1 (1.45%) Symantec
South Wales
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